Tagged with Deloitte Women March

Diversity. Equality. Opportunity.

Diversity. Equality. Opportunity.

by: Jayne Stokes, Director, Global Employer Services, Deloitte, Middle East I was asked to write an article in March 2014 as part of Deloitte’s Women March initiative for that year.  The task I was given at the time was to share my story as a woman in the Middle East.  At that time, I was … Continue reading

The instrumental role of the female workforce

The instrumental role of the female workforce

Traditionally, the roles of men and women were predefined, and so were the expectations. This was especially true within the Middle East, where the man was responsible for the financial security of his family and the woman was the homemaker whose life more or less revolved around her husband and children. However, the world is … Continue reading

Women at Deloitte

Women at Deloitte

As an audit principal at Deloitte in the Middle East, I get to see how eager young students are to apply to our firm and become part of our family. They come to us full of the exciting prospects of joining the biggest professional services firm in the world: the learning curve from which they … Continue reading

I marched my way, every woman’s march

I marched my way, every woman’s march

Strolling at AUB with my father during my university years on a sunny day in the early 1990s, at a time when mid-term exams were knocking at our doors, little did I know that some “marches” are eternal and never ending. It is true that some marches are physical, while other marches are virtual like … Continue reading